Cement truck runs off of I-485 in Matthews, goes into woods

- A cement truck ran off the road and into the woods Thursday evening in Matthews according to a NC State Highway Patrol trooper.

The cement truck was traveling on the I-485 inner loop near Idlewild Rd. when the driver realized he wasn't going to stop in time without crashing into the car in front of him. The driver ran off the road and into the woods to avoid an accident. 

Trooper Pierce says there are no injuries and one lane is blocked. 

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